• Diversity Speaker Series - John T. Wolfe Jr., PhD, MS

    Managing Disruption, Cooperating and Collaborating Even When We Disagree

    Monday, Sept. 17 4 p.m.
    SMC Campus Center, Ballroom A

    Register today.

  • UMB Understands

    Diversity is about understanding each other and moving beyond simple tolerance to embracing and celebrating the rich dimensions of diversity contained within each individual.

  • President Perman's Statement on Trump's Decision to end DACA

    President Perman calls for action to fight the termination of DACA.

  • USM Response to DACA Termination

    Letter from Chancellor Caret to the Maryland Congressional Delegation regarding support for DACA.

  • UMB Condemns Hate Groups' Violence in Virginia

    UMB President Jay A. Perman, MD, denounced the hatred that led to deadly violence in Charlottesville, Va., on Aug. 12.

The Diversity Advisory Council (DAC) will provide recommendations to the President, promoting the University’s commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. The DAC will enhance the environment to ensure valuing diversity and cultural competency, creating a culture of inclusion, and achieving equity become guiding principles in every aspect of the University’s activities. 

2018 MLK Diversity Award Winners

Visit the 2018 MLK Diversity Award Winners web page to read full stories about this year's award recipients.


8:18 AM | The Hotel at Arundel Preserve Celebrate 16 years of the Summer Success Institute!
12:00 PM | UMSON Lobby For this year's Fall Back Potluck, we invite you to share something about your family or heritage through food.
12:00 PM | UMSON, Room 535 Joan Davenport, PhD, RN, assistant professor, will discuss what works and what doesn't when it comes to dieting and weight loss. She will address questions about various current diets.
2:00 PM | BRB 10-033 STAR-PREP scholar Edith Hernandez will be presenting her research from the Cheer lab.